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Boy Name: Snyder

Name: Snyder
Pronunciation: \s-ny-der\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: tailor
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Sander, Sender
Variant forms: Schneider, Snider
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 178


Snyder \s-ny-der\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Snyder is "tailor". Occupational name.

Snyder has 2 variant forms: Schneider and Snider.

Baby names that sound like Snyder are Sander and Sender.


Snyder is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#178 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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